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Prison discipline: Prisoners at hard labour on the treadwheel in an English 'local' jail. The prisoner had 15 minutes on, 5 minutes off the wheel, until his time was finished for the day. The treadwheel was often used to grind flour for the prison. From 'Cassell's Saturday Journal' London, 8 December 1888

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Prison discipline: Prisoners at hard labour on the treadwheel in an English 'local' jail. The prisoner had 15 minutes on, 5 minutes off the wheel, until his time was finished for the day. The treadwheel was often used to grind flour for the prison. From 'Cassell's Saturday Journal' London, 8 December 1888